Edna Lewis Oven Brisket Recipe

Edna Lewis Oven Brisket Recipe has a average-calorie, low-carb, average-fat and very high-protein content. It is a good source of Iron.

The food contains 12g of carbs. The carbohydrate profile of the the food reveals it is low in complex carbs and low in Simple carbs. Carbs are our primary source of energy but its source should be chosen with utmost care. Complex carbs are a more desirable addition to your diet, where as simple carbs should be consumed in moderation as it is very easily broken down, assimilated and absorbed in the body. Its sugar content is among the bottom 20 percentile. This is for people watching their sugar intake. With 35 gms of protein, it is very high in protein content, which is an important macronutrient that helps with tissue repair, provides energy and improves immunity.

Because of its average fat content, it could be suitable option, especially if you're watching your fat intake for health reasons. A quick glance at the fat profile reveals that it is high in saturated fats and low in trans fats.

It gives a good yield of Iron at 4 gms/ serving, and should be included in an Iron rich diet. Iron is essential to help carry oxygen from the lungs to the muscles and other organs, and is especially helpful for pregnant women. It has a high density of Sodium, thus making it unsuitable for a low-sodium diet.

Ideally consumed as a Main Dish.

Our comprehensive nutrition ranking methodology, which inspects every nutrition element that this food is composed of, comes up with a nutrition ranking of 23, for Edna Lewis Oven Brisket Recipe, and we advise that this food sparingly.

Calorie Breakdown

 Calories from Protein46%
 Calories from Fat38%
 Calories from Carbs16%

Why this is good for you

  • Very high in Protein
  • High in Iron

Why this is bad for you

  • High in Saturated Fat
  • Very high in Cholesterol
  • Very high in Sodium

Vitamin Analysis

Vitamin A10 IU0.2%

Mineral Analysis

Calcium44 mg4.4%
Iron4 mg22.2%
Potassium726 mg20.7%
Sodium797 mg33.2%

Carbohydrate Analysis

Total Carbohydrate12 g4%
Dietary Fiber3 g12%
Sugars4 g

Protein Analysis

Protein35 g70%

Fat Analysis

Total Fat13 g20%
Saturated Fat6 g30%
Total Trans Fatty Acids0 g

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Amount Per Serving

Calories 318 Calories from Fat 119

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 13 g 20%

Saturated Fat 6 g 30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 104 mg 34.7%

Sodium 797 mg 33.2%

Total Carbohydrates 12 g 4%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 4 g

Protein 35 g 70%

Vitamin A 0.2% Vitamin C

Calcium 4.4% Iron 22.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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